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PAGE 8 &apos;Unreality Is Scientist Subject UNREALITY ........................ 1-,30 A Bible Lesson stressing the emptiness of material goals will be read this Sunday at the Shelton First Church of Christ, Scientist. The subject is "unreality," with the following Golden Text: "For- sake the foolish, and live; and go in the way of understanding" t Prov. 9:6J. Related readings will include this passage from "Science and Health with Key to the Scrip- tures" by Mary Baker Eddy (p. 238) : "He who leaves all for Christ forsakes popularity and gains Christianity." Try A Journal Want Ad Pharmacy Phacts From Nell Evander Have you ever thought of the letters 'M.D.' as standing for "My Doctor"? Rather interesting idea, isn't it? Here in our pharmacy it's a never-ending source of satis- faction to hear the very justifia- ble pride in our customers' voic- es when they speak of "my doctor". And, we appreciate their confidence in knowing that we understand aria will carefully follow the instructions "my doc- tor" gives us. In reality, "thy dOc- tor" and out' pharmacy form a closely-knit team in which he calls the 'signals' that we take pride in fulfilling for your" better health This is why I've said so many times that our prescription de- partment is our real reason for being here to serve you. Open Daily 9:30 to 7:30 Saturdays -- 9:30 - 6:00 Neirs Pharmacy 4th & Railroad 426-3327 HELTON--MASON C0tTY JOURNAL- Pubiiheit in "Christma.town, U.S.A.", helton, Washington MARY M. KNIGHT SCHOOL NEWS School Activity Calendar For April Is Listed; Group Annual Pictures Postponed SCttOOL CALENDAR and blind at times. The following schedule of school David Creamer. Harry, a friend. events through May 4th has been announced by Superintendent E. O. French : Thursda y, April 4---Alumni Meeting, 8 p.m. in school cafeteria. Friday, April 5--Track meet at Mochps. Thursday, April ll--Senior test Olympia Employment Office. Thursday, April 11 Parent- Teacher meeting. Program con- sists of an operetta by grades 2, 3 and 4 and three short plays by grades 7 atd 8. Grade I and 2 mothers will serve refreshments. April 12, 13, 14--Friday, Satur- day and Sunday-- Easter vacation. School reopens on Monday. Wednesda3 April 17--.Tri- County Track Meet. Friday, April 19--Grade cards handed ont. Tuesday, April 23--Grades 3 mid 4 field trip to Museum in Tacoma. Wednesday, May i-2Grades 1 and 2 field trip. Includes train ride from Tacoma to Olympia, Fare is 43c per student. Satm'day, May 4--Jnnior prom, school gymnasium. Group pictm'es scheduled by Dean's StUdio for March 27 have been Postponed until late in April because of so many absences due tO the flu epidemic. This will .not delay the school annual as the lay, outs are progressing on schedtlie and it will be merely a matter of titling the pictures. SEVENTH AND EIGIITH GRADES By Rene Perkins Three short one-act comedies will be given by the 7th and 8th grades at the next P.T.O. meeting on Thursday, April 11. at 8 p.m. The first one is entitled "Kind- Hearted People" and the cast in- cludes: Bob Watters, Cal, deaf, dumb Army National Guardsmen can take over 200 specialist courses through Army service schools, Many of the courses train them for civilian occupations. USE THE BEST Guardsman Furniture Polish Cleans  Polishes  Rejuvenates Adds a rich, clear, protective luster No Sticky or Oily Surface. EASY CLEAN Upholstery and Rug Cleaner Restores original luster to upholstery and rug fabrics -- Re- moves Oil, Grime, and Grease -- Non-Flammable  No Odor Not Harmful to Hands. EASY CLEAN TINT restores color to faded fabrics! Furniture Dept. -- 2nd Floor of Shelton Jan Sthrks, A Lady. (One of the kind.-hearted people.) The second play, which is en- titled: "Won'1 Grandpa Be Sur- prised ?" has a cast consisting of: Don Gribble. Bill Oien. two high school boys. Dave Stodden. Joe Peterson who drops around. The third play is called "Tom Goes Sissy." Characters are: Alvin Owen. Tom {Scrapiron) Allen. champion boxer of his sfihool. Carol Owen Mrs. Allen. his mother. Mike Hickson as Bleary, George Beerbower as Thud. two tough stickups. Rene Perkins. Helen; Janice Gwinnet t, Aria, two high school girls. The plays are being coached by Mrs. Elizabeth Bennett. 7th and 8th grade teacher. BOOKS AND AUTHORS By Shirlee Murphy, Librarian Many new titles have been added to the collection for the element- cry gues. Tony Palazzo has writ- ten two books which the children will surely enjoy. "Jan and the Reindeer" is informative story of a Lapland family and their an- nual journey moving the reindeer to summer pasture. Wolves at- tack and it is for Jan to help in rescuing his pet, White Rein- deer. "Golden Girl" by the same author is about a Jersey calf delivered to a Hereford ranch by mistake and lends itself to teaching children about farms. The new biograpy and science books will find avid readers and the boys will enjoy Robbins' "Great Cars of All Time." This selection will be ready for circu- lation by the 8th of April or be- fore in plenty of time for National Library Week, April 21-27. A film demonstrating the various methods which may be applied in reviving persons from apparent death by drowing, smoke inHal- ation,electric shock or serious in- jury was the assembly feature last Thursday morning. Special empha- sis was placed on technique of mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. It is possible to save many lives by proper application of the methods described. Following the picture, talks on dental hygiene were given by Dolores Skinner, county health nurse, and Linda Vaughn, dental hygienist. Miss Vaughn is a gra- duate in dental and oral hygiene from the University of Michigan. Use Journal Want Ads Mt. Moriah Lodge F. & A. M. No. 11 Stated communication SATURDAY, APRIL 6 Glen R. Hufnail, W.M. Arnold Cheney, Secretary @ F Grapeview Youth Breaks Leg in Fall Over Beach Embankment A Subsidiary of P. N. Hirsch & Co. formerly the Lumbermen's Mercantile GRAPEVIEW Losing Iris footing on the sandy waterfront m <F!: ....... 7 .................... ........... : .................. _ .................................................... ]/ 9 " What s got =nto Comet. A hot new V-8! slopes south of Pirates' Cove re- sulted in a neasty fall over the high embankment for young Les- lie Okonek Sunday afternoon. Nearby clam diggers stayed with the obviously injured boy while his companion Larry Lutz ran to smnmon tlclp. Uuon arriving at the Stmlton General Hospital, x-rays revealed that Leslie had suffered a double fracture of his right leg just above the ankle as well as a slightly dislocated ankle joint. The fractm'es were set Monday morn- ing but Leslie did not expect to be i'eleased from the hospital for an- other day or so due to the sever- ity of the injury. Leslie, who is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Oko- nek, also had his little cocker spaniel along and. being insepar- able pals, "Brownie" also fell but was fortunate enough to survive the fall with only painfttl bruises resulting. In Grapeview visiting with the folks at this crucial time were Mr. and Mrs. Richard Okonek and tiny two-month old Sheri Lym who was making her first visit o her grandparenLs from her Tacoma home. Two wedding anniversaries and a happy birthday were sufficient reasons for a most pleasant even- ing being hosted by Bill and Judy Staudt at teir Benson I,ake home Saturday evening. Not only were Bill and Judy belatedly celebrat- ing their March 25, twenty-third wedding anniversary but also brother Louie's "29th" birthday. At the stroke of midnight Art and Ernestine Nicklaus were congra- tulated upon their anniversary of twelve years of wedded bliss. After a lively evening of dancing to both "live" and "canned" music and enjoying friendly companion- ship, Bill and Judy's delicious mid- night supper of enchiladas, baked ham various salads and other tempting goodies sent everyone home in a conviyial mood. Those friends gathering to join the fun besides Bill and Judy, the Nick- lauses and Louie Staudt were Louie's wife Dorothy, Joe and Shirley Engen, Don and Shirley Pogreba, Ed and Louise Okonek, Howard and Muriel Somers, Russ and Ruth Wells. Kay Sanford, Rol- lie Martin and Walt and Salli Clayton. ANOTHER anniversary celebrat- ed Saturday was that of young Kristofer Nicktaus' third birthday. Kristofer celebrated with the fam- ily at Grandmother Ruby Crane's home in Shelton. A jolly weekend was spent at their Grapewew beach home by the Jack Milner family as well as by their weekend guests, Mr. and Mrs. Ivan Alderson of Seattle. Driving over Friday evening, the two couples managed to stir up a little excitement in the Gorst area when the Aldersons' car, pulling their trailer, developed an over heated engine and began to send forth smoke. Unbeknown to them, spree unknown person noticing this condition, turned in a fire alarm to which the Gorst fire department promptly responded, much to the Aldevsons and Milners' surprise. Grapeview was safely reached, however, but Jack and Ivan found their; choice of a trailer parking area to be somewhat unfirm, and spent a fail' portion of time dis- lodging the recalcitrant vehicle. It's the start of something big when you turn the ignition key: Comet's big new Cyclone 260 V-81 Kick it over and kick off a new kind of driving fun. And every Comet V-8 offers optional power steering for feather-touch handling ease. You can get the lively Cyclone 960 V-8 in any '63 Comet, including the racy new '63 Sportster hardtop. And Comet offers service-savers that  cut costs for brakes, anti-freeze, oil and lubrication ... plus the top  '63 MERCURY resale value record in its class. See your Mercury dealer, he's got the Comet you're interested in... keeps his interest in the Comet you getl C O M ET NO W COMET METEOR MERCURY... PRODUCTS OF  MOTOR COMPANY... LINCOLN.MERCUI%Y D4VISI0 FOR 60 YEARS THE SYMBOl_ OF DEPENDABLE PRODUCTS $]M PAULEY, INC. 501 *Railroad Ave. _ bookctmmewth p}tul.% . In spite of the unforeseen compli- cations, the two couples, both of Fort Lawton 10th Corps "vintage", managed to have a most enjoyable several days together, leaving for Seattle and home Sunday after- noon. The nnnor surgery to be perfor- med on Bill Stoudt Er, the pre- vious Tuesday had to be postpon- ed until this past Tuesday due to complications. In the meantime. Bill discovered, much to his dis- comfort, that he was suffering from the gout and is at present being treated for same. Since Bill will be hospitalized for a week or so yet. we are sure that tie Woll(t very much appreciate hearing from his friends, his address being: Bre- merLon Naval Hospital, S.O.Q., Bremerton Wash Her friends will be relieved to hear that Mrs. Walter Clayton, St. has been satisfactorily recuperat- ing this week after having .been quite ill the previous week. I)IMINUTIVE year-old Barbara Hinesh kept Grandma Kay San- lord wet1 occupied for several days. She and her mother. Mrs. Bill Hin- csh, Kay's only daughter, came up by car Thursday from their Portland home and stayed for a nice visit with grandma until Mon- day. The weatherman added to the pleasure of their little vacatmn by providing some sunshine between bail, snow and raindrops. On vacation from his work with the St. Paul-Tacoma Lumber Com- pany in Auburn. Mr. and Mrs. Ray Jewett spent from Weduesday un- til Friday night here in Grapeview as guests of Mr. and Mrs. Les Soule. Long-time Tacoma friends, the two couples kept busy gather- ing clams and oysters, and as a special treat, Les prepared his very special plekled oysters for them to take home. We erroneously reported several weeks ago that one of out" newest Grapeviewites. Joel Bengtson, was a ralh'oad engineer, He is a mech- anical engineer, retired from the Pacific Car and Foundry at ken- ton. Of special interes might be the fact that this is the same out- fit that built the Space Needle for the Seattle World's Fair. The Bengt sons are the new owners of the former Carl Koistad place. The obvious sound of well-dig- ging equipment heard last week came from the summer cottage of Miss Veronica Kovak, just north of the Ralph Teats' residence. Wa- ter was reached at 68' with very little difficulty. That frisky blow we had last Thursday managed to lift Leslie Okonek's twelve-foot aluminum boat right off the dock and ker- phmked it into the water. Fortnn- ately, mother Louise heard it and, in the ensuing chase, followed it by car as far as the bridge w, here, by wadin K out, she was able to re- trieve it. Pretty chilly for "water sports", I'll bet! THE DON Johnstons tore them- selves away from their Bellevue home to spend Sunday here at their beach cottage just south of Claytons. Braving snow, hail and rain, they did manage to enjoy a brief moment of sunshine, a visit with the neighbors and the satis- faction of finding the place in good order. Little Debby was accom- panied by friend Shelly Baleh While son Mike renewed local friendships. Mrs. Myron Polk's many friends Will be sorry to learn of the pas- sing of Mrs. Polk's mother, Mrs. Vina LaCrosse, at Sequim last Fri- day afternoon. Mrs. LaCosse, who was 84, March 21 had een delight- edly anticipating the celebration of her birthday the coming week- end when she was stricken Friday by a stroke and, for_a week, rang- ed between COma and lucidity. High mass was given Tuesday morning at 9 a.m. at the Queen of Angels Catholic Church in Port Angeles. While Mr. and Mrs, Jubie Hicks attended Grandma LaCosse's fune- ral Tuesday, sons. Clifford's and David were. Under the tender care of the Art Nicklauses while Mr. and Mrs. George Lewis offered their hospitality to Kathy and Alice Hicks. If their schedul e holds, the Ra- damaehers are now moved out of their Tacoma home and are firmly ensconced in the former Julius Stock residence on Treasure Island as of Wednesday. Doris and Julie are temporarily residing in the cot- ta e formerly oc g ,,_ cupmd by the 'Speck Fredncks. The best fish story from our lo- HOOD CANAL SCHOOL NEWS Journalism Students Named To Writing Assignments; Sandy Bollinger Named To District Girl's League Office 4ournalism Staff One of our Junior High's special, 4th period classes in Journalism. Our teacher is Mrs. Jackson. WoN lowing are the students in the class. Shelton Journalism Staff; Peter Cossette Mary Walmsley, Donna Reed and Sandi Smith. School paper Staff: Linda Jarvis: Diane Gregory, Jack Smith, Rita Andrews. Judy Deyette. Vir- ginia Mayte. Bonnie Allen, Art Tozier. Bob Phmt. Walter Kings- bury, Margie Gregory, Susie John- son Wendy Jarvis, Alan Simons. Pat Rioux and David Williams. The Shelton Journal staff writes the news for the Shelton Journal each week. The fore' members try Lo each write two articles a week The School Paper Staff publishes a paper each week callcd the "Junior Hi Lites" The same staff publishes a paper each month which goes to all the student of the thtee schools in our district. It's called the "404 Review." Girls League Earl Crmnb drove a busload of excited girls to Miller Junior High School in Aberdeen last Saturday for the semi-annual conference of the Northern Division of the South- west Washington Girl's League, Even the rain. hail and snow that fell during the day didn't dampen their spirits. Forty-seven of our 54 girls were able to attend, ac- companied by their advism', Mrs. McDowell. The principal feature of the morning meeting was an interest- ing and lively talk by William E. Lucas on Women on Frontiers. Lucas is well-qualified to speak on the frontier as he is an authority on the Oregon Trail. Following Lucas' talk various skits were pre- sented depicting different aspect of the frontier theme. After luncheon in the school ca- feteria, the girls more than 400 in all. assembled again in the audi- torium for the highlight of the cal waters last week was told by Web Etherton who hooked a sal- mon and finally reeled it in near the boat. When he put his net in the water with one hand and lifted the pole with the other hand, the pole suddenly lots its weight and he looked up to see that the line had broken, giving" him the hor- rible feeling of having lost fish, hooks, dodgers and all. As he glanced back to the net. how- ever, he was surprised and de- lighted to see a beautiful four- pound salmon as well as all his gear safgly in the net. We call that real fisherman's luck! GEORGE AND RUBY Lewis are well aware that spring" has sprung. As a direct result, their pedigree German Shepherd has not only suffered about 100 bites in one leg alone, but numerous and deep cnough lacerations elsewhere to necessitate being hospitalized in Bremerton for the better part of a week, It might do well to warn our children who might be waiting for or departing from school bus- ses not to trust the dispositions of any dogs travelling in packs. In spite of two postponements of her plastic party in defference to the weatherman who consistenly produced snow on each date, Judy Staudt planned and executed same last Thursday morning and out" aependable weatherman maintain- ed his reputation by producing snow! - as well as hail and rain! Nevertheless, the guests and co- hostess Ann Westberg were more than well rewarded when Judy served her hot cinnamon buns with steamin gcoffee. Guests attending were Mrs, Art Nicklaus, Mrs. Joe En/en, Mrs. Bob Battles Mrs. Ju- bie Hicks, Mrs. Kay Sanford, Mrs. Earl Wood. Everett Estler. Mrs, Francis McDonald, Mrs. Walter Amahs. Mrs. Louie Staudt and daughter Sue. Givil Defense Glass Planned For April 12 Another in the series of medical self-help classes being sponsored by the Mason County Civil De- fense Office will start April 17 in the Grant C. Angle School. The classes run for one night a week for six weeks from 7:30 to 10 p.m. on Wednesday nights. Instructor will be Mrs. John Denison, Hoodsport, who . has taught several other classes in the county previously. Will they inherit qB a home or a mortgage? LIFEC0's Home Protec-   t!on insurance guarantees .'" :"::::{ mac Your famil will "- 10J "'*':;'*:' :" bent a home, free and clear -"  * . - !] -instea t - ",=- z,,,\\; ,. .... d of a mortgage, k'=,'|. " (, ..... ':i" lnls lOW COSt LIFEdn kl,  :';" " '] '-' IfJ I "*i. " protecbon - patterned to k  your specific needs-is a must for every home buyer. Protect your ;family home with LIICEC0 s Home Pro- tection insurance plan-caU us today. Y, Gommunity Lilliwaup To Next Week By Mrs. Nell LIFECO INSURANCE COMPANY of AMERICA Hembreff Agency 116 No. Second Phone 426-3357 day - the selection of our League officers for 1963 - 1964. The Hood Canal girls were espe- cially interested in the elections because girls from their school were candidates. They were all excited and pleased when the re- sults of ahe voting were announ- ced. Sandy Bollinger. one of the eighth grade girls, was chosen as secretary for the League. The meeting was adjourned after the eandelight installation ceremony. Sandy is one of the capable and energetic girls in Hood Canal Girls- League. This past year as vice- president she has helped plan and carry through manv activities. Sandy is to be congratulated on tile honor she has won for herself and her school. Easter Vacation This years. Easter Vacation will begin Wednesday, April 10, We will go o school all day on Tues- day and school will take up again regular time. April 16. We are all looking forward to a Happy Eas- ter Vacation Band Honors The weekly band honors for out- standing" perfotmance on music numbers go to: Vie Anderson: 'Trumpet; Darleen Gray and Becky Hall, Clarinet: Loretta Kilbourne. 2nd Clarinet: Sandi Bollinger, Baritone: Susar McDowell, Trombone; "Wendy Bol- ender and Cheryl Renner, Sax: Susie Morris and Vicky Pierce Flute and Chuck Viger, Drums. Gay 90's Program Tonight at 7:30 p.m. the lower Skokomish and Junior High Choir will present a Gay Nineties Pro- gram. for the public. The Hood Canal band will play. The songs will be numbers ormginated in the Gay Nineties. Mimeogral)h Machine Onr school district recently pur- chased a new mimeograph mach- ine. This machine will be used to publish the Junior High's weekly paper. "Junior Hi Lites." and the "404 Review" which is published each month for our entire school district. It will make our school programs more attractive and also help with office forms. Sports Lower Skokomish boys have had only two baseball tnrnouts due to the weather. They plan on having a game in about two weeks. Dne to the weather Mr. Jackson, tile seventh and eighth grade base- ball coach, called off baseball prac- tice until April 1. We plan to have a large turnout this year. The Junior High baseball uni- forms have been-ordered. They will be blue and white in color. Each boy will buy his om hat in order to keep it at the end of the season." These uniforms were bought by the student body. The money for them was raised during the school year by such activities as maga- zine sales, school pictures, etc. Mr. Jackson hopes that the new uniforms will be here for our first game. L1LLIWAUP. munity Club \\;\'ill business Dleel ln" April 12 A potluel served at 6:30 to friends and the called to order at 7 dent ,lack follow with freshments tee. "rile public is Lower Skokomisll : on a play "The Thursday evening, Hoodsport School The fashion show Woman's Club last the ehlb house in great success. lended Failh and Lew weekend ill 'Paconla, joined in the grandson Daune's received his first reel, flies and great thrill for a lie is all ready one when lake 21. 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